Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014

Italiani nel mondo

“The Zamp,” Italian American Olympian and War World II hero, dead at 97
July 05, 2014 - (0) comments

Olympian, World War II hero, man of faith, inspirational speaker, the “Zamp”, as he was nicknamed when he participated [...]

Memories.../Ricordi...

No Dogs, No Italians: remembering the Marcinelle Tragedy.
September 26, 2014 - (0) comments

Marianna Randazzo, author of “Given Away, A Sicilian Upbringing” wrote for our magazine this touching and well-documented article, based on the true events that occurred on August 8, 1956 at the [...]

Our Roots/Le nostre radici

What’s In a Name?
October 25, 2014 - (0) comments

“What’s in a name?” asked Juliet in Shakespeare’s play, Romeo and Juliet. She had just learned that her lover’s surname belonged to a family that was her parents’ enemy. Basically most [...]

Attualità

THE BCFN FOUNDATION PRESENTS THE NEW VERSION OF THE DOUBLE FOOD-ENVIRONMENTAL PYRAMID IN THE USA
October 25, 2014 - (0) comments

Lifestyles and environmental impact are the subject of new studies that highlight the importance of introducing a new food culture, one of the goals of the Milan Protocol for Expo 2015 [...]

Spettacolo

Roma festa del cinema
October 20, 2014 - (0) comments

   A Roma si sta svolgendo la festa del cinema, il sito ufficiale si chiama Festival Internazionale del Cinema, ma molti media quasi passandosi parola la chiamano “Festa”. Di festoso quest’anno [...]

Cultura

What’s In a Name?
October 25, 2014 - (0) comments

“What’s in a name?” asked Juliet in Shakespeare’s play, Romeo and Juliet. She had just learned that her lover’s surname belonged to a family that was her parents’ enemy. Basically most [...]

Fashion/Lifestyle

“The Power of Style: Verdura at 75,” a retrospective exhibition to mark Verdura’s 75th Anniversary on New York’s Fifth Avenue
October 22, 2014 - (0) comments

VERDURA ANNOUNCES THE POWER OF STYLE: VERDURA AT 75 An unprecedented retrospective exhibition of the Master Jeweler curated by Carolina and Reinaldo Herrera and Patricia Lansing October 14 – December 23, [...]

Food & Wine

THE BCFN FOUNDATION PRESENTS THE NEW VERSION OF THE DOUBLE FOOD-ENVIRONMENTAL PYRAMID IN THE USA
October 25, 2014 - (0) comments

Lifestyles and environmental impact are the subject of new studies that highlight the importance of introducing a new food culture, one of the goals of the Milan Protocol for Expo 2015 [...]

Musica

Roberto Alagna splende come Don Carlo a Vienna
September 30, 2014 - (0) comments

Grande, immensa Opera il Don Carlo di Verdi. Capolavoro assoluto in qualsivoglia versione, meglio se in cinque atti; e stupendo sia in italiano che in francese. Per la messa in scena [...]

Cinema

Roma festa del cinema
October 20, 2014 - (0) comments

   A Roma si sta svolgendo la festa del cinema, il sito ufficiale si chiama Festival Internazionale del Cinema, ma molti media quasi passandosi parola la chiamano “Festa”. Di festoso quest’anno [...]

Teatro

“Voices of Swords” Needs to Sharpen Its Points
August 20, 2014 - (0) comments

SPOILER ALERT: This review will reveal plot points in “Voices of Swords” and surprises. Playwright Kari Floren has created a good set-up for her serious-minded comedy about children faced with the [...]

Arte

La Pietà di Enrico Savelli a Casa Buonarroti
October 17, 2014 - (0) comments

Partoriremo l’alba nel nostro nome di figli perché avremo finalmente un cuore traboccante di pensieri liberi Enrico Savelli   È temporaneamente esposta nel cortile della Casa Buonarroti una scultura in marmo [...]

Libri

ITALIAN WOMEN WRITERS, BETWEEN JOURNALISM AND LITERATURE, at the Italian Cultural Institute in New York
October 18, 2014 - (0) comments

The feminine condition (both contemporary and historical), autobiography, female psychology, and family history and relationships are among the insistent themes of the remarkable number of accomplished women writers active in journalism [...]

Scienze

Scoperta la causa del Parkinson giovanile
October 24, 2014 - (0) comments

È un meccanismo molecolare che media la morte neuronale. Lo studio di ricercatori del Cnr e dell’Istituto auxologico italiano è pubblicato su Nature Communication Tremori, rigidità muscolare e difficoltà a controllare [...]

Economia

Olio, i cinesi acquistano i marchi Sagra e Berio
October 23, 2014 - (0) comments

Con la vendita della maggioranza del Gruppo oleario toscano Salov, proprietario dei marchi Sagra e Filippo Berio, supera i 10 miliardi il valore dei marchi storici dell’agroalimentare italiano passati in mani [...]